Why Choose UMMC?

Why Choose UMHC?


As a part of University of Mississippi Medical Center, we are over 9,500 people who don't have ordinary jobs. We have a mission to deliver world-class medical care for every patient, every day.

The University of Mississippi Medical Center has three missions: education, research and patient care. UMMC includes five hospitals and University Physicians (the faculty physicians’ practice plan). We are dedicated to improving lives through quality healthcare, cutting-edge research and education of tomorrow’s healthcare leaders.

UMMC includes Mississippi’s only Level 1 trauma hospital. With a total of 722 beds, it is the largest diagnostic, treatment and referral care system in the state. Inpatient stays total about 29,000 annually with more than 209,000 outpatient and emergency visits every year. University Physicians providers see approximately 584,000 patients each year in 170 locations in 38 counties.